Home > Archives
Published: Thursday December 6, 2012 MYT 12:31:00 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: An unidentified gunman wearing a ski mask shot dead a scrap metal trader at a stall in Batu Caves near here early Thursday, police said.
Gombak Police deputy chief Supt Rosly Hassan said the trader was identified as M. Siva Murugesan, 32, of Kampung Wira Damai, Jalan Sri Gombak, Selangor.
He said Siva Murugesan was having a drink with a friend at the stall when the assailant, a tall man wearing a blue pair of jeans, a white T-shirt with blue stripes and a ski mask, walked up to him at 12.30 am and fired three shots.
The trader died on the spot from bullet wounds in the chest, abdomen and both hands, he told Bernama when contacted.
Siva Murugesan's body was sent to the Selayang Hospital, which contacted the police after learning that death was caused by gunshot wounds. - Bernama
Petaling Street ‘stripper’ tests positive for meth
Family of three killed on DUKE after collision with speeding car
Woman strips to avoid paying for meal
Najib’s brother Nazir explains his views on controversy over 1MDB issue
Cordyceps the culprit
Sources: Eight-month ban for Chong Wei
Copyright © 1995-2015 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)